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Extra-Ordinary Projects at Design Studio VI: An Opportunity to Explore Diverse Architectural Responses to Social Issues

Every semester, the professors propose focusing on a specific demographic, placing the user at the center of the design process and researching ...

04 / 03 / 2022


Exhibition in Segovia pays homage to lamp design

The evolution of lighting design formed the central concept of an exhibition of new works by IE School of Architecture and Design’s students.

10 / 01 / 2022


Richard Rogers, advocate of sustainable urban living

Architect Richard Rogers will always be associated with the Pompidou Center, that building with a visible structure and mechanical systems on the ...

20 / 12 / 2021


IE Tower’s role in regenerating northern Madrid

The 180-metre-tall IE Tower is now the third tallest building in the world used primarily for education.

09 / 11 / 2021


Opportunities and architecture in Colombia

In an interview with La República, Dean Martha Thorne highlights the importance of considering the built environment and diverse gender perspectives.

30 / 10 / 2021


“I didn’t only want to work for privileged people”

Pritzker Prize-winning architect Shigeru Ban speaks about sustainability, climate change and the role of architecture during the Hay Festival.

30 / 09 / 2021


Exploring sustainable urban mobility in Argentina

Martha Thorne, Dean of IE University's School of Architecture and Design, took part in an event exploring the theme of sustainable urban mobility.

15 / 09 / 2021


Making the building industry more sustainable

How can we accurately measure circularity potential? This is relatively well developed for consumer products, but far less attention has been given ...

27 / 08 / 2021


Three Builttech alumni win Reinventing Cities competition, part of the C40 Cities network, with a co-living and co-working project

Petit Village, to be built in Madrid's Airport District, reduces the C02 associated with construction by more than 75%.

09 / 07 / 2021


A study about the Spanish consumers’ attitude and knowledge to face climate change

A study commissioned by ENGIE Spain and carried out by GAD3, in collaboration with IE University and its Center for Sustainable Cities , shows that ...

16 / 06 / 2021